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Hobby Horse No.5: short programmes about hobbies - nd [1975-1986]

Hobby Horse No.5: short programmes about hobbies - nd [1975-1986]
Hobby Horse No.5: short programmes about hobbies -nd [1975-1986] presented by Roger Kennedy. Track 1- Astrology. An interview with Eva. She explains all about Astrology. You need to know the date, time and place of birth, to make the complete map that design your life and character. She talks about how she got interested in this area. You have to like, you have lessons and then you can practice. Track 2- Yoga. Diana Bora, a teacher in Portsmouth talks about this sport, and describes what it is. It is a way of life, which can help you to understand the union between body and mind, how to realx, how to breathe deeply, how to perform exercises, etc. Life is for living, so enjoy it, leave your problems behind. Track 3- Keeping Fish. Chris McCraig from Portsmouth Aquarium talks about this hobby. He explains everything you need to make an aquarium in your home, and the fish you have to choose. You have to be careful to choose types of fish that they do not fight each other. He talks about costs, etc. You local shop will help you, and there are fish clubs. Track 4- Dog Training. Interview with Mary Small, Vice Chairman of the South Downs Branch of Dog Trainers. She talks about this sport and how to educate people to deal with their dogs. There are training clubs in the Portsmouth area. Track 5- Dance Lessons. Interview with Jean, a teacher of the Dance School. She talks about the lessons and this hobby. People from every age, from 5 years-old until adults, can enjoy it. Even if people do not follow the career, they can enjoy this hobby - which is also an art - for the rest of their lives. [Box 7]
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Programmes 33-38
Production company
Radio Victory
1 tape


Roger Kennedy
Diana Bora; Chris McCraig; Mary Small

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